Archive for Tag Archives: ' naina'

The Power of Determination

If we want transformation to happen, it can take place in a moment. Just one moment of will, of complete determination is enough. writes Naina in The Sentinel, Assam, on June 24, [...]

From loneliness to aloneness

Loneliness, one of the latest lifestyle trends is increasingly becoming a regular phenomenon; Naina explores the issue. Published in Daily Excelsior (Jammu and Kashmir), India, on [...]

Joy of sharing

In India, the sharing of food with others is an ancient important concept; yet sharing does not stop there, writes Naina.

Temples bare of idols

Naina discovers the historical background and significance of Assam's Namghars, the ethnic community prayer halls.

The Forest Man of India

Naina interviews and writes about the life of Jadav 'Molai' Payeng, an exceptional and compassionate man who surrendered his life to giving.

Osho – The Master of Meditation and Silence

On the occasion of Osho's birthday, Naina writes about Osho and his work in the Assam Times, India, on December 7, 2016.

Mysteries About My Father

Naina discovers her late father’s diaries and finds out about unknown events in his life that have had an impact on her life.

University: To Become One with the Universe

writes Naina in The Assam Times, Assam, India; published on February 19, 2016

Transformation – An Antidote to Terrorism

Naina writes in the Assam Times on January 2, 2016

The Sacred Bael

Naina explores the history of the wood apple, a fruit tree native to the Indian subcontinent and considered as being very sacred.

Fitness Mantras

Naina interviewed Delhi-based friends working in the mainstream media, asking them how they manage to maintain a sane and healthy lifestyle.

Invitation to the Mother Goddess

Naina writes about Durga Puja, the worship of the mother goddess, one of the most important festivals of India.

Yoga: A Supreme Science

Written by Ma Prem Naina, published in Assam Times, India, on June 13, 2015.

The Ultimate Moment

Naina recalls: Year - 2003, Month - July, Occasion - Guru Purnima, Place - Oshodham, New Delhi…

The Baby Elephant

Naina remembers an incident from her childhood when she was living in Assam.

With Gratitude on Guru Purnima

Prem Naina writes in the Assam Times on July 14, 2014.


Naina explains the history and present-day worship surrounding Kamakhya in Assam.


Naina takes an in-depth look at the animist religions in Arunachal Pradesh, India.

Breeze of Change

Naina's reflections on politics and change published in the Assam Times, India, on April 22, 2014.


Naina recalls an event that occurred during her childhood in Assam.

A Rare Matrilineal Society

Naina writes about one of the last remaining matrilineal societies on the planet in Meghalaya, one of the seven sister states of North-East India. Meghalaya means 'the abode of [...]

Guru Purnima at Oshodham

A very happy Guru Purnima celebration unfolded at Oshodham on Sunday, July 21, 2013.

Bomb Blasts at Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya

A heinous serial bomb blast took place at the serene Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya on early Sunday morning, July 07, 2013.

My friend, Konmani Joni

Naina recalls her experience how plants respond to love.

News from Oshodham

Activities during May 2013

Altamira: Mystery of Art and Colours

Altamira (meaning high view in Spanish) is an ancient cave located in Northern Spain, situated 19 miles west of the port city of Santander in Cantabria province; it was designated [...]